Hardback 480pp Illustrated
9781849546041   Product Code: 24954
Shirley Williams has been a constant and distinctive presence in British politics for half a century. Drawing on unfettered access to the family archive and conversations with colleagues and friends, this biography explores the dilemma that has faced her throughout her political career: how to reconcile firmly held principles with party loyalty. It charts her privileged background and often tumultuous personal relationships to present an intimate portrait of a woman of integrity and humanity rare in politics.